Battle of the Bands

May 23, 2020 to May 24, 2020

Lakemont Park 
700 Park Avenue
Altoona, PA  16602
Top local and regional acts take the stage at Lakemont Park to kick off the summer season in this epic battle! Don't miss your favorite bands as they compete for top prizes of $1,000, $500 and more!!! Bands will play both cover tunes and original music as they compete against their peers. The competition will be officiated by a rock-solid panel of judges anchored by none other than THE PROFESSOR himself, Jim Price! Come enjoy this two day event complete with food and merch vendors, wine and craft beers for the grownups, all of Lakemont Park's rides and attractions, and of course non-stop music!

Think your band has what it takes to win the Battle? Email us your entry request at with some info about your band, video links of your best stuff and any band pics you have! All genres welcome, a maximum of 20 bands will be selected to compete.

Stay tuned for more band info and tickets to go on sale soon!

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